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Forget Oculus Rift, Microsoft’s RoomAlive turns your entire living room into a virtual playground

Forget Oculus Rift, Microsoft’s RoomAlive turns your entire living room into a virtual playground

By 6 October 2014

When Microsoft unveiled its original Illumiroom project at the beginning of 2013 the company was yet to unveil its Xbox One next generation console (still being dubbed Xbox 720 at the time). The concept, shown at CES in Las Vegas at the time, allowed... >>

Destiny gets the Honest Game Trailers treatment, if you love the game look away now

Destiny gets the Honest Game Trailers treatment, if you love the game look away now

By 6 October 2014

Destiny might be a very popular game but that doesn’t put it out of the reach of Honest Game Trailers.  The videos are used to satirise games in a mock trailer. The film version of this was very popular so why not use it for games too? If you're a... >>

A week in reviews:  29 Sept - 3 Oct: GoPro Hero4's 4K powers, new BMW M3, and best Android Wear watch yet

A week in reviews: 29 Sept - 3 Oct: GoPro Hero4's 4K powers, new BMW M3, and best Android Wear watch yet

By 4 October 2014

Cars, wearables, gaming, phones, actions cams - we've got it all this week. Headed-up by GoPro's announcement of the Hero4, complete with 4K capture at a usable frame rate. We captured pro cyclist Danny MacAskill on the streets of London to give our first... >>

Forza Horizon 2 review
4.5 out of 5

Forza Horizon 2 review

By 3 October 2014

In the great race of social driving games, Forza Horizon 2 just pipped DriveClub and The Crew to the finishing line and can therefore be seen as a trailblazer for its genre. But has it got enough to keep the others at bay or will it soon be overtaken?... >>

Five reasons why you should give the PS Vita a second chance

Five reasons why you should give the PS Vita a second chance

By 2 October 2014

The PlayStation Vita is undergoing something of a resurgence, not just in new sales, but also with gamers who already own one. Where it might have been discarded for a while after the initial flurry of interest on launch, it is now rapidly becoming a... >>

You won't believe that this latest Assassin's Creed game is for iPhone and iPad

You won't believe that this latest Assassin's Creed game is for iPhone and iPad

By 1 October 2014

Two new console Assassin's Creed games are due soon, Unity for PS4 and Xbox One and Rogue for PS3 and Xbox 360. However, there's a third title in the franchise that plays with the same open world swagger as the other two that hasn't been mentioned quite... >>

Tetris live-action film is in the works, slated to be an epic sci-fi adaptation

Tetris live-action film is in the works, slated to be an epic sci-fi adaptation

By 1 October 2014

Those of you who love classic video games as well as cinema will be excited to learn about the latest film to come from Hollywood: a Tetris adaptation from Threshold Entertainment. According to The Wall Street Journal, Threshold Entertainment and Tetris... >>

Best PS4 and Xbox One mods and skins: Why stick with plain black when these are out there?

Best PS4 and Xbox One mods and skins: Why stick with plain black when these are out there?

By 30 September 2014

It might have some as a surprise when both the Xbox One and PS4 consoles launched in plain black at the end of last year, but that's what design experts and marketeers will no doubt have discovered was the most alluring colour at the time. Things change... >>

Yes, you can play Minecraft on an Android Wear smartwatch, Gear Live demo is bonkers (video)

Yes, you can play Minecraft on an Android Wear smartwatch, Gear Live demo is bonkers (video)

By 30 September 2014

Minecraft is playable on a smartwatch and here's proof. Corbin Davenport sideloaded the Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.9.5 APK of the Android version of the game onto his Samsung Gear Live watch running Android Wear OS 4.4W and it works without needing any... >>

Just how realistic is FIFA 15? Well, Luis Suarez is banned in game too

Just how realistic is FIFA 15? Well, Luis Suarez is banned in game too

By 29 September 2014

There have been plenty of examples over the last month or so to prove how much effort EA Sports has put into making FIFA 15 the most realistic yet, including adding all 20 Premier League grounds for the first time and scanning hundreds of players' heads... >>